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Town of Springdale fire destroys garage, causes $70K in damage

1 hour 20 min ago
The Friday night fire is believed to have started from a wood-burning stove that was on the outside of the unattached garage.

Dallas Morning News: Good luck fixin’ Facebook, Mr. Zuckerberg

1 hour 27 min ago
Good luck fixin’ it, Mr. Zuckerberg. We say that in all sincerity but with some skepticism. It won’t be easy to “fix” Facebook, as founder Mark Zuckerberg said will be his “personal challenge” for 2018. Yet, the first step is…

Just Ask Us: What can I do about annoying robocalls?

1 hour 27 min ago
Robocalls, powered by Internet telephones, are an easy and cheap way for scammers to make the illegal calls.

Thousands pay last respects to Ella's Deli, a Madison institution

1 hour 27 min ago
Getting one last corned beef sandwich and grilled pound cake hot fudge sundae at Ella's Deli hasn't been easy these past few weeks.

Madison man identified as victim in fatal town of Beloit crash

1 hour 49 min ago
Nicholas A. Jones, 22, died after his vehicle crashed Friday afternoon and subsequently caught on fire.

Cox, Catherine "Helen"

1 hour 57 min ago
FORT ATKINSON - Catherine "Helen" Cox, 86, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. Helen was born on Jan. 14, 1932, in New Haven Township, the daughter of John and Martha (Plutowski) Griffin. She married Fred…

Schleicher, Leonora A. "Non"

1 hour 57 min ago
TOMAH - Leonora A. "Non" Schleicher, 97, of Tomah, died suddenly on Jan. 19, 2018, at the Tomah Memorial Hospital. She is survived by three children, Kit (Mary) and Ted (Wanda), both of Tomah, and Kay (Dave) Wilborn of Madison.

Troia, Mary Ann

1 hour 57 min ago
WAUNAKEE / MADISON - Mary Ann Troia, age 65, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Jan. 18, 2018, at UW Hospital. She was born on Nov. 14, 1952, in Monona, Wis., the daughter of Phillip and Joyce (Kroetz) Troia.…

Thompson, John A.

1 hour 57 min ago
MADISON - John A. Thompson, age 60, passed away on Jan. 20, 2018. Arrangements are pending.

Rogeberg, Lars A.

1 hour 57 min ago
WAUTOMA - Lars A. Rogeberg, age 75, passed away peacefully with his loving family surrounding him on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. Lars was born on July 17, 1942, in Madison, Wis., the son of Arvid and Eleanor Rogeberg. He married…

Wall Street Journal: A very bad bargain

1 hour 59 min ago
One solution is reforms like Gov. Scott Walker's in Wisconsin that diminish the power of collective bargaining in education

Man robbed at gunpoint on Near East Side, Madison police say

3 hours 11 min ago
A 24-year-old man had his wallet stolen from him early Sunday morning by two robbers, one of which was armed with a handgun, Madison police said.

Streaming becomes mainstream as cord-cutting accelerates

3 hours 27 min ago
Cord-cutting is not just for millennials anymore.

Badgers men's hockey gameday: Follow Game 27 against Notre Dame

3 hours 27 min ago
The Badgers and the Fighting Irish play at the United Center in Chicago.

How to leverage great credit without borrowing a dime

4 hours 27 min ago
As average credit scores for Americans continue to rise, the question for many becomes how to use their excellent credit rating to optimize their lives without borrowing money or adding risk.

Little Free Pantries spark neighborhood generosity in Madison

4 hours 27 min ago
The little pantries are a way for communities to rally together and give back to those who need a little helping hand.

2 die in Rock County crash involving semi truck, State Patrol says

4 hours 31 min ago
Two people died and four were seriously injured in a three-vehicle crash on I-43 early Sunday morning, the Wisconsin State Patrol said.

Badgers men's hockey: USA Hockey executive, former Wisconsin player Jim Johannson dies

4 hours 42 min ago
USA Hockey confirmed Sunday that Johannson, 53, passed away in his sleep.

Floor sensors rise as retail data source

7 hours 27 min ago
A Milwaukee-based startup has developed floor sensors to give retailers insights on customers as they move through their stores. It's one of several efforts from brick-and-mortar stores trying to better understand consumer patterns by amassing and analyzing data like Amazon…

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